Rascals running away in Division Three race

Worksop Guardian Sport logo, Table Tennis
Worksop Guardian Sport logo, Table Tennis

Stanley Street Rascals managed to extend their lead at the top of Division Three, beating DTH Redlands Tarr Babies.

The Rascals stretched their lead to eight points but their latest victims have two games in hand.

All three Rascals returned two wins each, all of them losing out to the in-form Tarr Baby Josh Nelson.

Ellis Spacey, Harry Downing and Thomas Gladwin all defeated Greg Suchalski and Adam Pinches to maintain their unbeaten start to the season.

Victory was cemented when Spacey and Gladwin beat Nelson and Jack Tarr in the doubles for a 7-3 win.

Ryton Park Falcons were thumped 10-0 by Stanley Street D .

All three Street D players in Andrew Agnew, Louis Spray and Glyn Williams remained undefeated, Agnew and Lee Webb taking the doubles.

On-Line Elks have had an indifferent start.

After showing some good early form, defeat in their latest match sees them only one point off the bottom.

Against Stanley Street Cypriots they started well when Jonno Blood beat Tom Parker, but didn’t win another until the last one of the night when Blood beat Graham Stent.

Cypriot’s George Makrakis defeated Blood, Neil Houghton and Glen Gillgrass to record his first ever hat-trick in the Worksop League .

Parker and Stent added a further two wins along with the doubles for an 8-2 win.

Ryton Park Dragons and Stanley Street E were involved in a terrific match that eventually went the way of the Stanley Street side.

Matt Turner dispatched all three Dragons, but with his team -mates Tai Chen and Tony Turner both losing to Luke Barraclough and Connor Bettley it was left to the doubles to decide the match.

Dragons Barraclough and Lee Banton took on Matt Turner and Chen, who secured a 6-4 win for Street.

Division One: Manton Tigers 1 Ryton Park Adders 9, DTH Redlands Joggers 1 DTH Redlands Fluffy Toys 9, Manton Misfits 5 Stanley Street ‘A’ 5, DTH Redlands Roosters 10 Manton Tigers 0.

Division Two: Stanley Street ‘C’ 6 Stanley Street ‘B’ 4, Manton Nomads 6 Ryton Park Eagles 4, Manton Sports 6 DTH Redlands X-Youth 4